Chapter 4: Oceania

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attract a woman's affections

The function of susap performance is to ______.

aural manifestation of the creative energy of ancestral spirits

The sound of the didjeridu is considered a(n) ______.

Dreamtime

______ refers specifically to the Australian aboriginal cosmology.

Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia

, , and ______ are the three sub-regions of the Pacific Islands.

Mele

______ is a reference to poetry used in Hawaiian musical traditions.

nighttime ritual found among Australian aborigines

A corroboree is a(n) ______.

surrogate speech language found among aborigines of Papua New Guinea

The susap is used to perform a(n) ______.

susap

The ______ is a lamellophone found among aborigines of Papua New Guinea.

trumpet

The didjeridu is a type of ______ common to Australian aboriginal music.

vocal

The music of Oceania is primarily _____.